Sales Force Expansion

WINNIPEG, Manitoba – November 5th, 2015 – Ag Growth International (AGI), a leader in grain handling, conditioning and storage equipment, plans to expand their sales force with the development of a North American-focused commercial sales team.

David Wernsing, director of North American commercial sales will lead a team of 14 experienced commercial sales representatives; 12 representatives based in the US and 2 based in Canada. The team will support AGI’s full commercial product line, including industry leading brands such as Union Iron,TramcoAirlanco and Westeel.

The Hi Roller portfolio will continue to be a prominent part of AGI’s commercial and international product offering and will continue to be led by Mike Spillum.

“We are very excited to bring together AGI’s leading catalog of brands under a unified sales team of highly skilled and motivated individuals with extensive industry knowledge,” Wernsing said. “We are committed to expanding our reach and continuing our investment in both innovation and sales resources that support the changing needs of our customers. This is an exciting time for AGI and we look forward to a successful year working closely with our customers across North America.”

Wernsing has a strong background in agricultural and technical support. Prior to accepting a director position with AGI, he was the general sales manager at their Union Iron facility and spent two years leading AGI’s international sales support team. Overall, Wernsing has over 17 years of industry experience.

The North American commercial sales team will focus on the commercial grain handling, biomass and ethanol, agricultural processing and industrial markets.

About Ag Growth International

Ag Growth International (AGI) is a leading manufacturer of portable and stationary grain handling, storage and conditioning equipment, including augers, belt conveyors, grain storage bins, grain handling accessories, grain aeration equipment and grain drying systems. AGI has sixteen manufacturing facilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Italy and Finland, and distributes its products globally.

For further information, please contact:

David Wernsing
Director, North American Commercial Sales
Ag Growth International (AGI)
(217) 429-5148 ext. 153